South Africa

Joe Root takes England home in record-shattering run chase

Joe Root notched his second highest Twenty20 International score as he belted four sixes and six fours in his 44-ball knock of 83 runs as England overhauled South Africa’s target of 230 runs in 19.4 overs to complete a thrilling two-wicket victory in the Super 10 Group 1 encounter of the ICC World T20 in Mumbai.
18 March 2016

Blackwell, Lanning lead Australia to six-wicket victory

Alex Blackwell and Meg Lanning shared an unbeaten 52-run stand as Australia survived a top-order collapse to chase down a target of 103 runs and secured a six-wicket victory over South Africa Women in the Group A encounter in the ICC Women’s World Twenty20 in Nagpur.
18 March 2016

ICC WT20 previews - Aus v NZ, Eng v SA, Ind v Pak - Cricket World TV

In our latest ICC World Twenty20 TV video piece from India, Chetan Narula previews three matches - Australia v New Zealand, England v South Africa and India v Pakistan.
18 March 2016

I prefer to bowl on turning tracks - Dale Steyn

South African pace spearhead Dale Steyn stated that he prefers to bowl on slow and turning pitches as such conditions make it difficult for the batsman to play the big shots.
17 March 2016

ICC WT20 2016 group 1 preview - Cricket World TV

In his latest video news report from India, Chetan Narula takes a look through each of the five teams battling to get out of group 1 of the ICC World Twenty20 2016.
15 March 2016

India not reading too much into loss against South Africa - Dhawan

Indian batsman Shikhar Dhawan has stated that the team is not thinking too much into the loss against South Africa in the warm-up match of the ICC World Twenty20 tournament.
13 March 2016

India-South Africa warm-up with thrilling match

India and South Africa continued their preparations for the 2016 ICC World T20 with a thrilling high-scoring warm-up match in Mumbai on Saturday.
12 March 2016

Matthew Hoggard picks India as ICC WT20 favourites

Former England fast bowler Matthew Hoggard has picked tournament hosts India as the favourites to win the 2016 ICC World Twenty20.
12 March 2016

South Africa have the most balanced squad - Faf du Plessis

South African Twenty20 International captain Faf du Plessis expressed that the Proteas squad selected for the ICC World T20 is the most balanced in recent times.
12 March 2016

Australia complete series victory despite Amla's brilliance

Hashim Amla's unbeaten knock of 97 went in vain for South Africa as Australia chased down 179 in the final over with six wickets in hand in the third Twenty20 International in Cape Town to wrap up the series 2-1.
9 March 2016

South Africa Women seal 2-1 series victory with thrilling four-run win

A collective bowling effort from South Africa Women bowlers saw them defend 119 against West Indies Women successfully by four runs in the third Twenty20 International in Cape Town and completed a 2-1 series victory.
9 March 2016

Aaron Phangiso clears bowling action reassessment

South Africa left arm orthodox spinner Aaron Phangiso has successfully cleared an independent reassessment of his bowling action and is all set to take part in the ICC World Twenty20 tournament.
9 March 2016

World T20 - India favourites despite being in group of death

Three of the five World Cups have been won by sub-continental teams. There is a good chance the sixth edition of the tournament that goes underway from 8th March will also be won by a sub-continental team, hosts India.
7 March 2016

Australia level the series in thrilling last-ball finish after Maxwell, Warner blitz

David Warner and Glenn Maxwell posted record 161-run stand for the fourth wicket as Australia chased down a target of 205 runs to level the three-match series by sealing a five-wicket win in a thrilling last ball finish in the second Twenty20 International in Johannesburg.
6 March 2016

Stafanie Taylor leads from front as West Indies Women level series

Stafanie Taylor struck a fluent fifty and went on to take two wickets as West Indies Women posted a target of 144 runs and then bowled South Africa Women out for 98 runs, securing a 45-run victory in the second Twenty20 International in Durban, which helped the visitors level the series 1-1.
6 March 2016

Josh Hazlewood ready for T20 Challenge

Australian fast bowler Josh Hazlewood, who has not played a Twenty20 International in over two years, is ready to take up the challenge of playing in the shortest format ahead of the ICC World T20.
6 March 2016

Miller fifty guide South Africa to thrilling three-wicket win

After losing five wickets inside the first 10 overs, South Africa were rescued by David Miller who smashed an unbeaten fifty in a chase of 158 runs to give the Proteas a three-wicket win over Australia in the first Twenty20 International in Durban.
4 March 2016

Ismail takes three as South Africa Women take early 1-0 lead

Shabnim Ismail stunned the West Indies Women top order by taking three quick wickets as South Africa Women restricted the opposition to 114 for six in a chase of 126 runs to complete a 11-run win in the first Twenty20 International in Durban which gave them a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.
4 March 2016

Fit again Steyn desperate to do well says Russell Domingo

South Africa head coach Russell Domingo revealed that the Proteas pace spearhead Dale Steyn is raring to perform well after returning from a lengthy injury lay-off.
2 March 2016

Phangiso suspended after bowling action deemed illegal in testing

South African left-arm orthodox spinner Aaron Phangiso has been suspended from bowling in domestic cricket after an independent testing determined that all his deliveries exceeded the allowed 15-degree extension.
1 March 2016